Arrangement of various world currencies including Chinese Yuan, Japanese Yen, US Dollar, Euro, British Pound, Swiss Franc and pictured in Warsaw, January 26, 2011. More than 77,000 foreign banks, investment funds and other financial institutions have agreed to share information about U.S. account holders with the IRS as part of a crackdown on offshore tax evasion, the Treasury Department announced Monday.
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Greek supporters celebrate at the end of Euro 2012 championships football match between Greece and Russia in front of their parliament in central Athens on June 16, 2012. A night before the election day Greek football team won 1-0 against Russia team.
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A banner featuring a Euro coin is seen on the European Commission headquarters building in Brussels Nov. 20, 2012
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Euro coins are seen in this photo illustration taken in Rome, December 9, 2011.
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A Euro sign is seen in the window of a discount store on Moore Street in Dublin July 6, 2011.
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A one Euro coin is squeezed by a pair of grips in this photo illustration taken in Athens, Greece, Oct. 20, 2011.
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Fake Euro notes seized in Sofia during a special police operation.
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An illustration picture shows a one Euro coin being melted by a smith in Skopje, December 6, 2011
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Pedestrians pass in front of a Euro sign sculpture outside of the European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011.
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Traders on the open outcry Euro/Dollar pit of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
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European Union Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso answers questions during the Reuters Future of the Euro Zone Summit in Brussels, Feb. 26, 2013.
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Laser manufacturer Trumpf relies on the euro zone for nearly half its sales.
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Italian forward Mario Balotelli celebrates after scoring the second goal during the Euro 2012 football championships semi-final match Germany vs Italy on June 28, 2012 at the National Stadium in Warsaw.
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A Greek five-cent euro coin depicting a tanker is seen amongst other coins in Athens February 15, 2012.
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The map of Europe is featured on the face of a two Euro coin seen in this photo illustration taken in Rome, December 3, 2011.
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A machine counts and sorts out euro notes at the Belgian Central Bank in Brussels, October 26, 2011.
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The euro continues its relentless climb against the dollar, reaching a record high.
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An employee checks a euro note at the Bank of Taiwan head office in Taipei on May 10, 2010
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A handful of euro notes
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Latvia's Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis poses for the media with the euro banknote during an official event in Riga on Jan. 1, 2014.
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European officials have asked the public to vote on the design of a new two Euro coin.
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A man looks at job adds in the window of an employment office in Milan, Italy, Monday, April 2, 2012. Unemployment in the 17 countries that use the euro hit its highest level since the currency was introduced back in 1999.
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London's financial district on May 25, 2010. World stock markets and the euro have tumbled on fears that Europe's debt crisis will cause a prolonged economic slump
SHOP, OR ELSE... With businesses reluctant to invest, the euro zone needs shoppers to keep on spending to avoid recession
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European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks during the Economy Day 2012 in Frankfurt Nov. 7, 2012. The European Central Bank's new bond-buying programme allows for unlimited interventions in sovereign debt markets and should dispel concerns about a euro zone break-up, Draghi said on Wednesday.
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A photo taken in Warsaw on January 18 shows a one-euro coin
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The Italian technocracy Monti has barely a political base, but he can cajole the entrenched elite eith euro-zone anxieties
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One of the co-founders of the file-sharing website, The Pirate Bay, Peter Sunde, is interviewed on September 28, 2010 outside the Swedish Appeal Court in Stockholm. Four Pirate Bay managers are appealing an April 17 one-year jail term and a 3 million euro fine in damages for the film, record and video industry. AFP PHOTO/JONATHAN NACKSTRAND (Photo credit should read JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)
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New Democracy's leader Antonis Samaras leaves the conservative party's main election kiosk in Athens on June 17, 2012. Samaras, who claimed victory in the Sunday national elections, said Greeks had voted to stay in the euro zone
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U.S. President Barack Obama and his Russian counterpart, Dmitri Medvedev, shake hands during a bilateral meeting held days before the summit with the Euro-Atlantic defense alliance